WWE Raw notes: John Cena challenges Roman Reigns, No More Words, Reginald

Cena kicked off Raw and issued the challenge to Reigns, Jeff Hardy brought back 'No More Words' and a Raw Tag Title match set for 7/26

To kick off the 7/19 installment of Raw, John Cena appeared and he issued a challenge to Universal Champion Roman Reigns for SummerSlam on August 21st. Cena is scheduled to appear on this week’s SmackDown on the Cleveland, Ohio portion of the show, as SmackDown will also be presented from Rolling Loud in Miami, Florida.

After Cena made his challenge to Reigns, he had an exchange with Riddle before the six-man tag match that saw Riddle and The Viking Raiders (Ivar & Erik) defeat AJ Styles, Omos and John Morrison.

Coming out of the aforementioned win, Ivar and Erik are challenging AJ Styles and Omos for the Raw Tag Team Titles on 7/26.

Jeff Hardy bested NXT Champion Karrion Kross in Kross’ Raw debut. Hardy is once again using his ‘No More Words’ theme as well.

Former WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler lost to the current tag champions Tamina and Natalya on the show. Jax headbutted Reginald after their loss and Baszler and Jax split from him. Shortly after, Reginald pinned Akira Tozawa to win the 24/7 Title.

On the 7/26 Raw, Mustafa Ali and Mansoor will be in tag team action. Also on tonight’s show, Jaxson Ryker defeated Elias in a Symphony of Destruction match.

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